Pastor to Pastor: 4 Ways to Develop Your Preaching Voice

My name is Dave, I am a natural introvert who absolutely loves to preach. Sounds odd doesn’t it? My craft and my demeanor don’t come natural; both have been (and still are) in a stage of development. Don’t get me wrong, I still have my reserved or withdrawn tendencies. But the nature of my vocationContinue reading “Pastor to Pastor: 4 Ways to Develop Your Preaching Voice”

Pastor to Pastor: Getting and Gathering Sermon Ideas

Prepping for sermons…well, I love prepping (said in the voice of Stanley from “The Office” from the pretzel day episode). I love preaching. Declaring the love of Christ to people is such an amazing privilege that I do not take lightly. It’s why I go full-tilt on my preaching preparation. My wife will tell you, myContinue reading “Pastor to Pastor: Getting and Gathering Sermon Ideas”

Social-Media Church: 8 Reasons why you should encourage your congregation to post while you preach.

I’m a proponent of social-media.  Like it or not, it’s here and we have an opportunity to utilize it as an amazing tool for our preaching. The words “Hear, O Israel” in Deuteronomy 6:4 tells us that God wanted his instructions to have the maximum reach.  He didn’t want anyone to miss out on what heContinue reading “Social-Media Church: 8 Reasons why you should encourage your congregation to post while you preach.”

Series Preaching: 5 Reasons I choose to preach in series.

I recognize that this blog won’t apply to a lot of people.  But I have a tremendous heart for pastors.  Also, I know that everyone has their preference in preaching styles whether you are the one delivering the message or you are the listener. I’m not writing to proclaim that my style and/or approach is theContinue reading “Series Preaching: 5 Reasons I choose to preach in series.”